“Living stone”, succulent Mesemb from South Africa. White flowers in Autumn.
Since I managed to kill off my first one over the winter I bought a new one on 31 May 2013 from Plantlife Cactus Nursery. Let’s see how I get on with this one!
johnr's Lithops Care Instructions
Remember to water Living stones 'Lesliei' water very sparingly.
Living stones 'Lesliei' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.6 and 9.0 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Lithops is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Lithops Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
25 Mar 2014
Tried putting all my lithops into one shallow well drained dish to make a garden. See how they get on having been disturbed.
31 May 2013
Established day 0
18 May 2013
Dying day -13
Overwatered during the winter. Now flabby
11 Aug 2012
Established day -293